Are you ready for the second quarter????!!!!

Big 12 and Big Ten play kick off tomorrow on an 84-game day.

Pac-12 news:

Pac-12 team-by-team preview, courtesy of the Pac-12.

UCLA and Oregon have emerged as the Pac-12 favorites.

Pac-12 preconference power rankings.

Five things to know about the Oregon Ducks.

Oregon State’s defense is again standing out. The Beavers are ready for the grind of the Pac-12.

Big 12 news:

WVU is a team with depth issues.

Oklahoma and Texas face off in their conference openers.

Big Ten news:

The hot-start Hawkeyes are hopeful as Big Ten play opens.

The Gophers open at Northwestern.

Scouting Purdue vs. Rutgers.

Big East news:

Marquette season review so far.

Creighton looks to upset #18 Villanova tomorrow.

Mountain West news:

New Mexico opens league play as targets.

AAC news:

Conference preview by a UConn writer.

WCC news:

Gonzaga has yet to establish an identity entering WCC play.

WCC power rankings.

WAC news:

CSUB’s scoring woes aren’t due to its new offense.

Big Sky news:

Montana State begins another Big Sky title defense.

College coach news:

Melanie Balcomb has resigned from the Texas Tech coaching staff due to medical issues.

Nancy Fahey has risen to the top, and is out to help Illinois do the same.

Duke coach Joanna P. McCallie has added Jim Corrigan as a special assistant.

Oregon coach Kelly Graves takes responsibility for the program’s self-reported violations and is ready to move on to Pac-12 play.

Only two scores today.

WNBA news:

Darius Taylor is the Atlanta Dream’s new assistant coach.